Podcast: Volker Krey on the EU Climate Policy

PODCAST - 24 October 2014 Volker Krey


IIASA researcher Volker Krey spoke to Vienna's Radio FM4 Reality Check show about the implications of the European Union's new climate policy for global climate goals. 

Download Volker Krey on Radio FM4 [mp3, 3,008.1 kb]

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EU leaders today agreed to a 40% cut in CO2 emissions by 2030 compared to 1990 levels.

About the speaker

Volker Krey is the  Deputy Program Director of IIASA's Energy Program. His main fields of scientific interest are the integrated assessment of climate change and the energy challenges, including energy security and energy access. His work focuses on the development and application of integrated assessment models with different regional focuses (national to global scale) and time horizons. In addition, decision making under uncertainty, in particular in the context of future energy transitions and climate change mitigation strategies has been an important part of Dr. Krey's research activities.


Volker Krey

Research Group Leader and Principal Research Scholar Integrated Assessment and Climate Change Research Group - Energy, Climate, and Environment Program


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